Brief overview: In Year 7 students use a combination of textbooks, novels, plays, poems, films, websites etc., to make progress in the main skills of Reading, Writing and Speaking & Listening. We follow a system of continuous assessment designed to provide students with a sound introduction to secondary English, before beginning the IGCSE courses.
“Setting”: Students are taught in mixed ability classes (tutor groups)
Specific Equipment required by all students: copy books, basic stationery.
Useful Resources: Students are given different texts/resources according to the unit of work they are studying.
Timetabled hours per week: 5 x 50 minute lessons